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Ruth Hoppin

Ruth Hoppin
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Ruth Hoppin is the author of Priscilla’s Letter: Finding the Author of the Epistle to the Hebrews and Spinning the Arrow of Time. She is a contributor to the IVP Women’s Bible Commentary and A Feminist Companion to the Catholic Epistles and Hebrews (T&T Clark Intl). You can read more about Ruth’s work here. Ruth is a member of Contemplative Outreach of Northern California. (Photo © John Swanda 2008)

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Titus 1: 5-16—Harsh Words for a Church in Chaos

Lesson 20: “Amid all the polemic, it is hard to miss the brutal insult against all the inhabitants of Crete in 1:12: ‘Cretans are always liars, vicious brutes, lazy gluttons.’ They are acting more like animals than human beings! It is true that Americans today are hearing similar racist attacks on Mexicans as rapists and drug dealers, on lazy immigrants from Central America, or on people of color from ‘s---hole countries.’ But do we expect to hear such rhetoric from our Holy Bible?!”